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Ruth Silver

Lecturer
School for Undergraduate Studies
Office(s):
  • Academic School:
    Science, Mathematics and Technology
  • Academic Department:
    Natural Sciences
    Phone:
    • 585-224-3200 ext:3237
    Education
    • M.A. in Biology from Binghamton University, State University of New York
    • Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Subjects of Interest
    • Biology
    • Environmental Science
    • Human Anatomy
    • Nutrition
    Professional Responsibilities / Bio

    Ruth has been a mentor at Empire State College since 1990.  She began her graduate work with a project in molecular biology at Binghamton University.  This was followed by a doctoral dissertation on cell surace proteins and lectins in erythroid cells.  She teaches Human Biology, Human Nutrition and Environmental Science all at the introductory level.  Some examples of advanced biology classes she teaches are Genetics, Cell Biology and Biochemistry.